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Síndrome de Dubin-Johnson - Treatment

Tratamiento:

No se requiere un tratamiento específico.

Expectativas (pronóstico):

El pronóstico es muy positivo. El síndrome de Dubin-Johnson generalmente no acorta el período de vida de una persona.

Complicaciones:

Las complicaciones son inusuales pero pueden abarcar las siguientes:

  • Disminución de la función hepática
  • Ictericia severa

Situaciones que requieren asistencia médica:

Consulte con el médico si se presenta lo siguiente:

  • La ictericia es severa
  • La ictericia empeora con el tiempo
  • También tiene dolor abdominal u otros síntomas (lo cual puede ser un signo de que otro trastorno está causando la ictericia)
  • Reviewed last on: 8/14/2010
  • David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

Referencias

Berk PD, Korenblat KM. Approach to the patient with jaundice or abnormal liver test results. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier;2007:chap 150.

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